Steven Kahn, MB, ChB
Professor
Medicine
Leonard L. Wright and Marjorie C. Wright Chair

Faculty Information

Biography
Education & Training: 
M.B.
University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Residency
University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Residency
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Fellowship
University of Washington
Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition
Honors: 
Novartis Young Investigator in Diabetes Award
2001
The Endocrine Society Clinical Investigator Award
2013
Department of Veterans Affairs John B. Barnwell Award
2013
European Association for the Study of Diabetes Albert Renold Award
2014
American Diabetes Association Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Diabetes Research Award
2016
Contact
Email: 
Mailing Address: 

VA Puget Sound Health Care System (151)
1660 South Columbian Way
UW Mailbox 358280
Seattle, WA 98108
 

Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 
  • Pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes
  • Role of islet amyloid in beta-cell loss in type 2 diabetes
  • Prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes
     
Clinical Interests: 
  • General endocrinology